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Medical Students

Introduction Dear UCL Students, welcome to this part of the site. You're always welcome in theatres at any of the sites.  If you'd like to come outside of your conventional times just email us!
We provide Teaching for medical students in anaesthesia, resuscitation, critical care, pain and perioperative medicine.
Directors

UCLHRob Stephens  in MBBS SSC (year 6) and MBBS NC4 (year 4) modules

Royal Free HospitalDan Martin (Tutorials), Nick Jenkins (Theatres) and Jane Lowery (SSC year 6) 

Whittington: Basil Almahdi

Contacts

The leads above- if you're at UCL

Education fellows in the first instance (look at the bottom of the linked page!)

Our new Junior Education Fellow, Rakhee Visavadia is leading a project for MBBS year 4 and 6 education!

If you're a UCL med student and want to come to theatre- just email the folks above - or- just come! 


If you would like to visit UCLH from outside UCL as clinical student/observer/elective please contact Dr Kiran Kaur on kiran.kaur[at]uclh.nhs.uk

Thank you to final years Adam Julius and Artaza Gilani who started and ran the Practical teaching course for year 4's.  

Podcasts

More coming in 2013 on our Youtube channel

Introduction to Pain Pathways

Hypoxia

Recognising the Critically Ill Patient

Conduct of Anaesthesia

Mechanism of Acute Pain

Acid base and ABG interpretation

Acute airway obstruction

Preoperative Assessment

Introduction to Inotropes and Vasopressors

Introduction to Cardiopulmonary Exercise ('CPEx') testing

Postoperative Analgesia

Thanks to all contributors!

MBBS year 4 Download your workbook
MBBS year 6

Advice from previous year 6 SSC students

Download your workbook

Funding The Centre for Anaesthesia often has free places for a limited number of people to attend it's courses. The Association of Anaesthetists award some Prizes and Elective awards.
Teaching
files
to download

Welcome all students! Please feel free to use these files. Do contact Dr Rob Stephens if you have any suggestions


PROCEDURES

How to insert an Arterial Line

How to insert a Central Line

How to insert a Chest Drain

How to look after an Epidural on the Ward

How to insert an Emergency Airway

How to do: Blood Transfusion

How to Manage Airway Obstruction


OTHER TOPICS

How to prescribe Perioperative Analgesia

How to prescribe Perioperative Analgesia for Children

How to prescribe Fluid Therapy

Introduction to Pain Pathways and Mechanisms

Basics of anaesthesia: diagrams, handout & lecture 

Introduction to Anaesthesia

Basics of Intensive Care

How to use Inotropes and vasopressors

Introduction to Trauma Care

Introduction to Pain Pathways

How to Recognise Critical Illness

Oxygen delivery and consumption (more advanced)

Hypotension

The Airway

Basics of Fluids and Analgesia

Basics of Renal Failure

Course booklet to Introduction to Anaesthesia Course -

Please contact robcmstephens[at]goolemail.com to obtain the password to this FY-1 stage document. The MBBS year 4 booklet is higher up the page